This month saw the premiere of The House Theatre's production of "All The Fame of Lofty Deeds," a play written by rock journo Mark Guarino based on the Jon Langford album of the same name. Although the play itself is ending its run this week (you can read all about it here), you can listen to the music from...Read more
A few months ago, we told you about a theater production being mounted based on Jon's album All the Fame of Lofty Deeds.
Well, we are now here to tell you that it is finally ready to go, the boards to be trod, and tickets to go on sale tomorrow!
All the Fame of Lofty Deeds at The Chopin Theatre
We are pleased to announce that the final dates and artist line-up for the long-awaited Kevin Coyne tribute concerts in Belgium can now be confirmed.
All the dates are scheduled for this December at the following venues:
Fri. Dec. 11th - Muze en Meisse, Brussels
Sat. Dec. 12th - N9, Eeklo
Mon. Dec. 14th - Fagot, Ingelmunster
Thu. Dec. 17th - GC...Read more
Bloodshot Records 15th Anniversary Beer-B-Q
Presented by Rolling Rock and WXRT
Saturday September 12, 2009, doors noon / show 1pm
Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia (street fair-style), Chicago
$10 donation to benefit non-profits: Rock For Kids and 826 Chicago
Art show curated by Yard Dog Gallery
- On Monday, we had one of those evenings when we remember why we live here. The Shelebration, a tribute to Shel Silverstein was held at Millennium downtown. The weather was perfect. We brought a picnic and jug of vodka and juice. The band was Bobby Bare Jr, Nora O'Connor, Patrick from My Morning Jacket, Chris Scruggs and others. ...Read more
- Here's an entertaining read by the ever-entertaining Jon Langford; he tells the folks at Pitchfork about the most influential albums during different times of his life.